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Re: [IP] Re: Animas contracts with insurers



I guess when I say Major insurance companies, I think of Aetna, BC/BS,
United Healthcare, Unicare.  It does have vary from region to region.
----- Original Message -----
From: "RoseLea" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, December 15, 2002 9:25 AM
Subject: [IP] Re: Animas contracts with insurers


> At 03:40 AM 12/15/02, Mark Haywood wrote:
> >ANIMAS HAS CONTRACTS WITH ALL OF THE MAJOR INSURANCE COMPANIES.
>
> Not true, my sister has HAP in Michigan which is a very large HMO
insurance
> in this area.  They recently discontinued their contract with Animas and
> she now has to order all her supplies from their approved supplier.  This
> did cause her difficulty with getting her cartridges/reservoirs since the
> supplier does not have them and she must get them directly from
> Animas.  She managed to get an override with her insurance so that she can
> order just the cartridges/reservoirs from Animas, everything else she now
> must get from the "approved" supplier.
>
> RoseLea
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